The public library is where place and possibility meet.Stuart Dybek
When visiting the Ector County Library, we ask that all patrons adhere to the following polices as well as our Code of Conduct.
When entering the Ector County Library (ECL), you are entering an area where photography, audio, and video recordings may occur. Your entry and presence on the event premises will constitute your consent to be photographed, filmed, and/or otherwise recorded and to the release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction of any and all recorded media of your appearance and voice for any purpose whatsoever in perpetuity in connection with ECL, including, by way of example only, use on websites, in social media, news and advertising. You release ECL, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication and use of interviews, photographs computer images, video and/or sound recordings. By entering the event premises, you waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any use, exhibition, streaming, web casting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring if such use, exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken by ECL or the person or entity designated to do so by ECL. You understand that all photography, filming and/or recording will be done in reliance on this consent. if you do not agree to the foregoing, please do not enter the library or program premises.
Although Service to its users is its number on priority, the Ector Count Library places high importance on its responsibility to provide proper security and safety for the users of the Library, to safeguard Library property. and to keep the Library a pleasant environment. In order to maintain these standards, Library operations must be administered in such a manner as to encourage the mutual understanding and cooperation of all Library employees and patrons. It is the responsibility of every staff member to aid in the protection of Ector County property and its employees and patrons. Therefore, patrons whose behavior is inappropriate in a public place will not be tolerated. Likewise, patrons whose behavior is unusual but who do not disturb others are accepted as Library users.
We ask your cooperation in maintaining an atmosphere that is conducive to study and to pleasant usage. (July 2022)